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Of, relating to, or inhabiting the earth.
1. An inhabitant of the earth; a terrestrial.
2. Variant of tellurion.


of or relating to the earth
(esp in science fiction) an inhabitant of the earth
[C19: from Latin tellūs the earth]


(tɛˈlʊər i ən)

1. pertaining to the earth or its inhabitants; terrestrial.
2. an inhabitant of the earth.
[1840–50; < Latin tellūr-, s. of tellūs earth + -ian]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tellurian - an inhabitant of the earthtellurian - an inhabitant of the earth    
denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabitant, indweller - a person who inhabits a particular place
Adj.1.tellurian - of or relating to or inhabiting the land as opposed to the sea or air


Relating to or characteristic of the earth or of human life on earth:
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